Quotations in the News

AP News
Posted: Jan 29, 2015 3:02 AM

"If confirmed as attorney general, I would be myself. I would be Loretta Lynch." — Attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch, facing skeptical questioning during her Senate confirmation hearing.


"A wave hit at that moment, and bang! Like lightning it hit me right in the face." — Tim Mannix of Marshfield, Massachusetts, whose house near the ocean was destroyed during the Blizzard of 2015.


"This is the beginning of what could be a major confrontation. My estimate is this is the beginning of redefining the new confrontation between Israel and Hezbollah, Syria and Iran." — Kamel Wazne, founder of the Center for American Strategic Studies in Beirut, after the Lebanese militant Hezbollah group fired missiles at an Israeli military convoy, killing two soldiers.